UnitedLex Strengthens Executive Management Team with Appointment of Global Chief Operating Officer
Former IBM Executive Joins Company to Impact Global Growth Strategy
Overland Park, KS (January 19, 2012) – UnitedLex, a global full service provider of technology-powered legal and business solutions, today announced the appointment of Pavan Vaish as the company's Global Chief Operating Officer. Vaish will oversee daily business operations and will be responsible for managing UnitedLex's business objectives in all geographies. He will also serve on UnitedLex's Board of Directors.
A seasoned and skilled professional, Vaish joins UnitedLex from IBM Daksh where he was the guiding force behind transforming the company from an emerging enterprise into one of the largest and most respected companies in the Global BPO industry. While Chief Executive Officer of IBM Daksh, Vaish was responsible for more than 40,000 professionals and significant delivery centers in India, the Philippines, Egypt, Costa Rica, the United States and Singapore. He also led the acquisition of Redpill Analytics that formed the basis for IBM's high value business analytics group based out of Singapore.
"Pavan's tremendous operational knowledge will help UnitedLex accelerate its rapid, profitable growth by developing greater synergy among our operations on three continents," said Daniel Reed, UnitedLex's Chief Executive Officer. "His extensive experience successfully managing global operations for leading companies and ensuring supreme client focus is second to none as demonstrated in the success of his previous endeavors. Pavan has the expertise and leadership skills to help UnitedLex achieve its corporate mission of transforming the legal industry."
"UnitedLex creates measurable value for its clients and it has done so while far outpacing the legal services industry's annual growth and profitability measures," notes Vaish. "It has a unique model which brings together cutting edge technology, deep domain consulting skills and business process expertise into an integrated solution delivered globally. I'm delighted to have joined such a client-focused, results-driven team and I'm looking forward to developing new ways to maximize our clients' return on their legal investments."
UnitedLex (www.unitedlex.com) is a global leader in providing technology powered legal and business solutions. We deliver success in the fields of litigation services, including e-discovery and document review, contract review and management, intellectual property, legal research, immigration and law firm support. Leveraging more than 750 professionals in eight global offices and two data centers, UnitedLex empowers leading global corporations and law firms by providing them with the insight and applications to reduce costs and solve complex legal and business challenges. Our solutions approach has been carefully crafted to take advantage of our unique combination of strategic insight, deep industry expertise and technology. Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/UnitedLex.